BEST OUT WEST: Lady Cards go 3-0 in Midland

BEST OUT WEST: Lady Cards go 3-0 in Midland

The No. 2-ranked Lady Cards returned from the WNIT Classic with their unbeaten record intact.

The Lady Cards wrapped up play in the annual Midland College event with a 62-51 win against No. 10 Odessa. They also had wins against Midland, 64-61, and No. 5 Salt Lake, 51-50 in overtime.

The three wins improved the Lady Cards to 7-0 on the year.

Mercedes Brooks toosed in 17 points to lead the way against Midland. Michal Miller had 14 and Tyasia Moore and Dajah Daniel 10 each. Daniel also grabbed 10 rebounds.

Against Midland, Brooks had 21 points and 12 rebounds. Miller had 15 points. Miller hit a three-pointer with five seconds left to give the Lady Cards the win.

Rodrea Echols led the scoring against Salt Lake with 11. Moore netted 10.

The Lady Cards are scheduled to open Region XIV Conference play and begin a five-game homestand Tuesday against Blinn at 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday they host the annual Budke/Serna Thanksgiving Classic, playing Arkansas Baptist at 7 p.m. Friday and Hill at 6 p.m. Saturday.